Earnings Season Rolls On Next Week

Monday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Consumer Credit (Mar.)

Featured Earnings

Fabrinet (NYSE: FN) (Q3) EPS estimates of 51 cents, compared to 57 cents in the prior-year quarter.

j2 Global Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.05, compared to $1.14 in the prior-year quarter.

Luminex Corporation (NASDAQ: LMNX) (Q1) EPS estimates of 22 cents, compared to 27 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS) (Q1) EPS estimates of 16 cents, compared to 12 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Tuesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

JOLTS (Mar.) The U.S. Labor Department's JOLTS report tracks monthly change in job openings and offers rates on hiring and quits. The reporting period lags other employment data including the employment situation report. The word JOLTS stands for Job Openings and Labour Turnover Survey.


Redbook (Weekly)

Featured Earnings

Bojangles' Inc. (NASDAQ: BOJA) (Q1) EPS estimates of 16 cents, compared to 20 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX) (Q1) EPS estimates of 11 cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) (Q4) EPS estimates of 99 cents, compared to 58 cents in the prior-year quarter.

GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE: GDDY) (Q1) EPS estimates of two cents, compared to one cent in the prior-year quarter.


Canada


Featured Earnings

CCL Industries Inc. (T.CCL.B) (Q1) EPS estimates of 67 cents, compared to 57 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Inter Pipeline Ltd. (T.IPL) (Q1) EPS estimates of 39 cents, compared to 38 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Sun Life Financial Inc. (T.SLF) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.12, compared to 93 cents in the prior-year quarter.

TELUS Corporation (T.T) (Q1) EPS estimates of 75 cents, compared to 74 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Intact Financial Corporation (T.IFC) (Q1) EPS estimates of 91 cents, compared to 90 cents in the prior-year quarter.

George Weston Limited (T.WN) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.40, compared to $1.42 in the prior-year quarter.


Wednesday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

EIA Petroleum Status Report (May 1-7)

Producer Price Index – Final Demand (April)

Wholesale Trade (March)

Featured Earnings

CEVA Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA) (Q1) EPS estimates of three cents, compared to 20 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Coty Inc. (NYSE: COTY) (Q3) EPS estimates of 12 cents, compared to 15 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) (Q1) EPS estimates for loss of four cents, compared to loss of two cents in the prior-year quarter.

Nuance Communications Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) (Q2) EPS estimates of 18 cents, compared to 32 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Canada

Economic lookahead

Building permits (Mar.) Canadian municipalities issued $8.2 billion in building permits in February (-2.6%), following a 5.2% gain in January. Single-family homes as well as the commercial and institutional components saw lower levels of construction intentions in February.

Featured Earnings

Franco-Nevada Corporation (T.FNV) (Q1) EPS estimates of 28 cents, compared to 25 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Open Text Corporation (T.OTEX) (Q3) EPS estimates of 62 cents, compared to 45 cents in the prior-year quarter.


Thursday

U.S.

Economic lookahead

Chain Store Sales (April)

Consumer Price Index (April)

Jobless Claims (April 26-May 2)

Treasury Budget

Balance Sheet

Money Supply

Featured Earnings

Immersion Corporation (NASDAQ: IMMR) (Q1) EPS estimates for gain of 65 cents, compared to a loss of 35 cents in the prior-year quarter.

News Corporation (NASDAQ: NWSA) (Q3) EPS estimates of seven cents, identical to the prior-year quarter.

Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ: PPC) (Q1) EPS estimates of 54 cents, compared to 38 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) (Q4) EPS estimates of 25 cents, compared to five cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canada

Economic Lookahead

New Housing Price Index (Mar.) Lower prices for new homes in Toronto were the main reason for a national price decline in February. Following two consecutive months of no change, new home prices were down 0.2% nationally.

Featured Earnings

Magna International Inc. (T.MG) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.70, compared to $1.54 in the prior-year quarter.

Wheaton Precious Metals Corp. (T.WPM) (Q1) EPS estimates of 16 cents, compared to 14 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Enbridge Inc. (T.ENB) (Q1) EPS estimates of 65 cents, compared to 57 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (T.BAM.A) (Q1) EPS estimates for gain of 16 cents, compared to loss of eight cents in the prior-year quarter.

Friday

U.S.

Economic Lookahead

Import, Export Prices (April)

Consumer Sentiment (May—preliminary)

Canada

Economic Lookahead

Labour Force Survey (April) Employment increased by 32,000 in March, driven by full-time gains. The unemployment rate was unchanged at 5.8%.


Featured Earnings

Thomson Reuters Corporation (T.TRI) (Q1) EPS estimates of 66 cents, compared to 63 cents in the prior-year quarter.

Canadian Tire Corporation Limited (T.CTC.A) (Q1) EPS estimates of $1.37, compared to $1.24 in the prior-year quarter.